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Species Dictyoptera simplicipes

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Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Elateroidea (Click, Firefly and Soldier Beetles)
Family Lycidae (Net-winged Beetles)
Subfamily Erotinae
Genus Dictyoptera
Species simplicipes (Dictyoptera simplicipes)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dictyopterus simplicipes
Explanation of Names
Dictyoptera simplicipes Mannerheim 1843
Latin 'simple-legged'
Note red legs and scape (comments on photo).
w. NA (AK-CA-AZ)(1)